The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
England / Midlands
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.77% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -15.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.24% 14.62% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 3
Median daily rate £448 £625 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +184.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £367 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing TCP/IP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Midlands region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Midlands region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands